Certain infectious and parasitic diseases
2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B58
2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
- B58 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
- The 2018 edition of ICD-10-CM B58 became effective on October 1, 2017.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B58 - other international versions of ICD-10 B58 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes
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A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as B58. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
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- infection due to Toxoplasma gondii
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that may be applicable to B58
- A parasitic disease contracted by the ingestion or fetal transmission of toxoplasma gondii.
- Acquired form of infection by toxoplasma gondii in animals and man.
- An infection by a parasite called toxoplasma gondii
- The acquired form of infection by toxoplasma gondii in animals and man.
- Toxoplasmosis is a disease caused by the parasite toxoplasma gondii. More than 60 million people in the United States Have the parasite. Most of them don't get sick. But the parasite causes serious problems for some people. These include people with weak immune systems and babies whose mothers become infected for the first time during pregnancy. Problems can include damage to the brain, eyes and other organs. You can get toxoplasmosis from
most people with toxoplasmosis don't need treatment. There are drugs to treat it for pregnant women and people with weak immune systems. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
- waste from an infected cat
- eating contaminated meat that is raw or not well cooked
- using utensils or cutting boards after they've had contact with raw meat
- drinking infected water
- receiving an infected organ transplant or blood transfusion
- 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
- 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
- 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To B58
Chagas' disease with digestive system involvement, unspecified
Megaesophagus in Chagas' disease
Megacolon in Chagas' disease
Other digestive system involvement in Chagas' disease
Chagas' disease (chronic) with nervous system involvement
Chagas' disease with nervous system involvement, unspecified
Meningitis in Chagas' disease
Meningoencephalitis in Chagas' disease
Other nervous system involvement in Chagas' disease
Chagas' disease (chronic) with other organ involvement
Other toxoplasma oculopathy
Toxoplasmosis with other organ involvement
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.